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Old 09-29-2009, 05:14 PM
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Default one bad day

i went doe hunting last year and i sat all day and didn't see anything. finally a huge doe walked right in front of me and stopped about 20 feet from me.I pulled up my 30-30 and took the safety off. as soon as i did that a branch fell down and the doe ran away. i was so angry. i didnt see anything the rest of the day. it was the last day of rifle to.
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Old 09-29-2009, 06:25 PM
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wow!! thats enough to make someone crazy. but dont let it get you down. there will be plenty of other deer. hopefully a better one this time.
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Old 09-29-2009, 06:46 PM
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Man last day of the season... I definitely would be taking my chances shooting at a moving target !!! But you just got to let it be motivation for getting up early this year !!!
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Old 09-29-2009, 10:46 PM
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Oooh. That sucks =]. You'll get one this year...
I need a deer!
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Old 09-30-2009, 04:29 AM
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Man that sucks but last day of the season i would have been runnin after her.
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Old 09-30-2009, 04:43 AM
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Everything happens for a reason. IMO. Better luck next time.
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Old 09-30-2009, 04:13 PM
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it happens to everyone sooner or later you made the smart /safe choice but not just throwing lead into the air at a running deer,for that you should be proud,do you have a late bow or muzzleloader season to hunt?its kinda early for deer season to be over allready,mine hasnt even started yetopps just reread your post it was last year,better luck this year,TRIM THOSE LANES
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